Gadsden has a general population of 38,978 and an overall student population of 6,917. Approximately 6,917 of Gadsden's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Gadsden's largest electrical engineering school is Gadsden State Community College. In 2010, Gadsden State Community College graduated approximately 43 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
A reported 43 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Gadsden in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Gadsden's electrical engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $7,525 per year in instate tuition and $9,655 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Gadsden. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,417.
Many electrical engineering graduates choose to work as electrical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Gadsden, your job prospects are not very good. Gadsden's electrical engineer workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.